Monday, July 02
Les pertes d’emplois (environ huit cents) enregistrées au premier trimestre de 2012 sont dans le secteur de l’habillement. Le nombre d’entreprises tournées vers l’exportation a connu une baisse passant de 356 à la fin de décembre 2011 à 354 à la fin du premier trimestre de 2012.
Wednesday, June 27
If orders flow despite the challenging economic environment, operators are facing a different problem they describe as alarming, especially the lack of manpower. Some of them even had to relocate their production to Bangladesh in order to retain customers.
Wednesday, April 18
Le textile piétine toujours. Les commandes étaient bonnes pour le premier trimestre mais pour les prochains mois il n’y en a pas.
Friday, February 03
The textile mill St Malo Exports Ltd. of Baie du Tombeau was combed by the inspectors of the Ministry of Labour, Tuesday, January 31. They were accompanied by Minister Shakeel Mohamed. This exercise revealed numerous flaws in the standards. A total of seven violations were brought against the company.
Tuesday, November 29
Maurice and the European Union began the final phase of negotiations leading to an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). What emerges will be a huge step forward for the textile and clothing sector.
Monday, October 17
Many Indian garment makers have shifted base or opened new units in neighbouring Bangladesh to take advantage of low labour cost and duty concessions on exports to US and European markets.
Wednesday, April 27
The textile industry, which is considered one of the main pillars of the Mauritian economy, has been facing serious problems
Monday, April 18
Minister of Industry and Commerce seeks to develop Mauritius as an alternative to Asian economic giant China in the textile secto
Tuesday, April 05
The country intends to boost its overall exports from present Rs. 40 billion to Rs. 50 billion through 2013
Friday, March 18
Fashion designers from some 12 countries including Ethiopia, Kenya, Egypt, Cameroon, Ghana amongst others and some 100 foreign guests were present in Mauritius for the event